The Resource Brent and Swan Business Records, (microform)

Brent and Swan Business Records, (microform)

Label
Brent and Swan Business Records, 1804-1806
Title
Brent and Swan Business Records
Inclusive dates
1804-1806
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Brent and Swan Business Records, 1804-1806, consist of a daybook, ledger, a supplemental ledger, and an account book. They record financial transactions related to the partnership's activities as a mill, blacksmith shop, and general store. They record the name of customers, amount owed, amount paid, and transactions made by mill
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
  • Daniel C. Brent and Robert Swan formed a business partnership in 1804. They owned a mill, store, and blacksmith shop that were part of the Brent family plantation known as Richland located in Stafford County. The mill was known as Brent's Mill which operated from the mid-1600's until 1900.
  • The volumes are compilations from the originals made by a Commissioner Parke. They were used as exhibits in an unknown suit heard in the 1820's.
  • The Brent family was one of the first families to settle in Stafford County during the mid-1600's.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
Additional Fredericksburg Business Records can be found on microfilm at the Library of Virginia. Consult "A Guide to Virginia County and City Records On Microfilm" found on the Library of Virginia web site.
Label
Brent and Swan Business Records, (microform)
Note
This item came to the Library of Virginia under the accession number 42930
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
The Library of Virginia Local Records Services Branch
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001558370
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
microfilm reel (322 images)

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